Author Journal · Wendy Orr
Wendy Orr's author diary: the journal following a writer's working life and the progress of new books, from idea to manuscript to publication.
September: StoryArts Festival Ipswich, Brisbane Writers Festival, and Historical Novelists Conference
StoryArts Festival Ipswich on Sep 4 – Ipswich Festival of Children’s Literature The biennial Ipswich Festival of Children’s began in 1995 providing FREE sessions for children and low cost session for adults…Read
Part of being a migrant is developing your own rituals, blended from your country of origin and your new home. That holds true even for privileged migrants like me – privileged in…Read
I was thrilled to have Rescue on Nim’s Island win the Environment Award for Children’s Literature, fiction, and the Puggles award in 2015, so I was honoured to be one of the…Read
Harry the Rescue Dog hasn’t posted in his Rainbow Street Animal Shelter blog for a while, so in penance, we’re sharing a cat story today. Australian edition Have you heard of bonded…Read
I’ve never really believed in writers’ block – but I do think there are a lot of different reasons why we might have trouble writing at any one time. And right now…Read